Chain/Koentopp Group

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The Chain/Koentopp Group is one of Las Vegas’ preferred Real Estate Teams. The group was founded by Linda Chain and Lori Koentopp in 2009. Together, they have a broad understanding of market conditions, values, communities and neighborhoods. Linda and Lori pride themselves in “matching “ Buyer and Seller desires and providing their clients with home buying experience that goes beyond the scope of simply finding the right home or listing homes at a competitive price.

Credentials include

• Consistently represent up to 20 clients at any given time

• Produce in excess of 15 Million in sales annually.

• Average in excess of 100 closings annually The group has risen to the elite 2% of sales at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services. Awards include

• Berkshire Hathaway Nevada Properties – Ranked #4 Team within the Summerlin Office-August 2014

• Consistently ranked among the Berkshire Hathaway Nevada Properties Top 10 Teams

• 2013-2014-2015 Berkshire Hathaway Chairman’s Circle-Golf Award

• 2012 Re/Max 100% Club

• 2011 Re/Max 100% Club Professional Organizations include

• Chamber of Commerce

• Greater Las Vegas Board of Realtors

• Women’s Council of Realtors

• National Association of Hispanic Realtors


Linda Chain has been a resident of Las Vegas since 1991 where she relocated from Orange County, California. Drawn to the sunny days, beautiful weather and blue skies she enjoys the Las Vegas lifestyle year round to include golf, Las Vegas shows and shopping. Linda’s career has spanned many professional positions including medical computer network sales and program development and medical consulting with a 22 year career as a Cardiology Healthcare consultant assisting hospitals and physicians in establishing Heart Institutes nationwide. Retiring from the medical industry, she entered her current career of Residential Real Estate, getting her Nevada Real Estate license in 2009 and founding the Chain/Koentopp Group. Linda represents both Buyers and Sellers and diversified clients to include owner occupied home buyers, investors, retirees, second home buyers and empty nesters looking to downsize. The teams theme, “Executing Excellence” drives Linda’s professional representation in this ever changing real estate market.


Lori Koentopp moved to Las Vegas nearly 30 years ago from Michigan. For over 15 years Lori owned and operated Clayton Insurance Agency. Lori retired from the Insurance Industry and started exploring the field of Real Estate. After a brief retirement, Lori embarqued on her next adventure, her career in Real Estate and co-founder of the Chain/Koentopp Group. Lori absolutely loves Real Estate and working with clients. As her passion, she strives to be the best. In Loris spare time, she enjoys hiking, shopping, golfing, traveling and of course dining out. Lori is living their motto “Executing Excellence”



Miriam is a Las Vegas native and a Hospitality Management graduate from University of Nevada, Las Vegas. After many years in the hospitality industry specializing in boutique wine sales, she moved into the field of Real Estate. Being a founding family member and strong supporter of New Vista Community for the developmentally challenged has been a life-long passion and commitment. A naturally generous and vibrant personality, helping her clients find the "right house" and negotiate the best possible terms drives the engine of her success. Bringing dedication and well being to our community has made Real Estate a natural professional evolution and source of great enjoyment.

Now working with the Chain / Koentopp Group, Miriam is embracing a professional environment committed to “Executing Excellence” in bringing the very best to their clients.



Irina Veranova was born in Bulgaria where she spent her early years dedicated to math, design and telecommunications. At the age of twenty she moved to The United States and lived in Atlanta for couple of years. Then she moved to the Las Vegas Valley in 2005 and few years later she established an interior decorating business which sparked her interest in real estate. Implementing her design skills helps her clients  to get top dollar for their property . She enjoys meeting people, knowledge and expertise are big part of her professional commitment. Her policy is not to just help you to buy or sell but "Execute Excellence" in every step of the real estate transaction.



As a 30 year Las Vegas resident I know the Las Vegas Real Estate Market along with possessing an exceptional knowledge of the community. Originally from Connecticut, I am dedicated to hard work and integrity.
A keen understanding of people stems from my educational foundation as a Masters level Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Social Worker. My experiences and fundamental skills combine with my Real Estate expertise over the past several years benefit my clients.My caring attitude,sharp listening and negotiation skills and personal attention to every transaction helps ensure a successful result.
I promise to provide honest, ethical and professional service to every client no matter if it be a first time home buyer/seller or an experienced home buyer/seller in the multi-million dollar range.



Jesse Mclin  has been a resident of Las Vegas since 1996. He moved from Redondo Beach, California with much excitement. He loves the ever changing market in Las Vegas. Jesse has experience in mortgage lending as well as sales. This experience helps him fully service the client. As his passion, Jesse enjoys biking, strength training, hiking and all aspects of health and fitness. He is very professional and enjoys working with the professional team of Chain/Koentopp.  His hard work ethics makes him stand out in a real estate industry like Las Vegas where clients expect the best to represent them.  Jesse is committed to bringing his clients an unparalleled experience when purchasing or selling a home.



Theresa Fletcher is a VA relocation specialist. Being a military wife has made her sensitive to the important elements of relocation and an assets to many families around the United States, as well as moving to Las Vegas.